new pc

  chippy+ 12:38 05 Jan 2009
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hi i have pc with a asrock alivenf6g-vsta motherboard amd 4.2 dual core 2gig memory on a dual 160 hard drive the onboard graphics is nvidia 6150se memory 128 i am going to connect it to my new 32lg5020 lcd tv advice please on graphics card upgrade there is 4 memory banks 1 with 2gb ddr2 memory i have an other 2g of memory i can installif and when i change from xp pro looking for advce before connecting to tv thanks in advance Chippy

  Gav5 12:50 05 Jan 2009

Not entirely certain with XP (i'm on Vista), but if your Operating system is 32 Bit, it will only recognise 3Gb of Ram. You need 64 Bit O/S to install more than that.

As for Graphics, i recomend using a single ATI Radeon 4870, preferrably the 1Gb version. This card is the best value for money which gives blistering performance in games.

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